LCSO searching for two men who robbed a 7-Eleven store

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Two men wanted for robbing a 7-Eleven at gunpoint. Photo via LCSO

Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the community’s help identifying two masked men who robbed a 7-Eleven convenience store at gunpoint early Thursday morning.

According to a press release, the two suspects entered the store, located at 11700 S. Cleveland Avenue, at 2:53 a.m.

One of the robbers brandished a small caliber black semiautomatic pistol and demanded all the money from the cash register, while the other suspect jumped over the counter with a black backpack and grabbed an undisclosed amount of money, as well as multiple Instant Lottery tickets.

Two men wanted for robbing a 7-Eleven at gunpoint. Photo via LCSO

The men quickly ran out the store, headed westbound on Palm Drive.

Anyone with information on the identities and whereabouts of the suspects is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477).  All callers will remain anonymous and will be eligible for a cash reward of up to $3,000.  Tips may also be made online at www.southwestfloridacrimestoppers.comor by submitting a tip on the P3Tips mobile app.

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